Lezley McSpadden: Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil

Christ Church Cathedral

Left Bank Books presents a conversation with Lezley McSpadden and Lyah LeFlore, authors of Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil: The Life, Legacy, and Love of My Son Michael Brown.

This event is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are requested. Please RSVP below. Proof of purchase of Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil will be required to enter the signing line. Books can be purchased at left-bank.com/book/9781942872528 or at the event.

When Michael Orlandus Darrion Brown was born, he was adored and doted on by his aunts, uncles, grandparents, his father, and most of all by his sixteen-year-old mother, who nicknamed him Mike Mike. McSpadden never imagined that her son's name would inspire the resounding chants of protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, and ignite the global conversation about the disparities in the American policing system. In Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil, McSpadden picks up the pieces of the tragedy that shook her life and the country to their core and reveals the unforgettable story of her life, her son, and their truth.

"Caught in the frenzy, grieving mother Lezley McSpadden launched head first into a new life of activism. This book gives voice to her journey and allows us all to see what one mother can do to find answers." —Soledad O'Brien

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Christ Church Cathedral
1210 Locust St.
Saint Louis, MO 63103
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ISBN: 9781942872528
Published: Regan Arts. - May 10th, 2016